What is the shelf life of refrigerated, sealed hop packs?

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I have some hop pellets and hop plugs in sealed packs that have been in my fridge for several months. I was going to brew up an IPA and then got sidetracked and brewed an oatmeal stout for St. Paddy's day. Now I am getting ready to do another IPA and don't know if the hops are any good. What is the shelf life of refrigerated sealed hop packs?
 

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Any dates on them? Mine have always been good for quite a while. The are vac-sealed in oxy-barriers right?
 
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I have 1 oz of Fuggles plugs in vac-sealed bag.

I have 1 oz each of Bramling Cross, Cascade, East Kent Goldings in packs that say nitrogen flushed. They are not vac-sealed but appear to be sealed well.

No expiration dates on any of them.
 

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I'd say go for it, and if things don't turn out as well as you planned, it will still be a brew none the less. :D
 
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